Pakistan News: HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) Vaccine awareness is being spread among the youth to avoid the risk of the illness.
As per the updated allowance by the US government Advisory Panel, the men and the women up to the age of 26, previously recommended up to the age of 21 for men, can now avail the vaccination against HPV.
The HPV vaccine is basically a protection against a virus which is typically transmitted through oral, anal or vaginal sex and usually grows due to sexual intercourse and can be the cause of cancer and other genital warts among the affected individuals.
According to the doctors, the virus can be exposed in some people while their sexual lives which can also be the reason of oral cancer while in some other cases anal and penile cancer be also be caused.
The new vaccine recommendation has been approved by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for the people up to 45-year-old. But their recommended limit exceeds they have to consult their doctor first before getting vaccinated.
However, doctors have suggested getting the vaccination in early childhood before the activation of sexual glands to avoid any risk in the adultery. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have also given the recommended schedule of vaccine for the children of 11 and 12 years of old.